Karl Marx

Protestors Scoff at “Foreign Forces” Accusations

Chinese protesters shot down insinuations that their demonstrations this past week were controlled by shadowy “foreign forces,” a tactic often used by the state and its defenders to strip dissent of its legitimacy. Dozens of...

If Marx Had Weibo

Netizen yansuanzhi (@验算纸) imagines Karl Marx in the age of the Chinternet.                                            ...

China to Bring Das Kapital to Life on Beijing Stage

He Nian, a theater director in China, is convinced that he can turn Karl Marx’s treatise Das Kapital into popular entertainment, in a stage musical that will, “unite elements from Broadway musicals and Las Vegas...

Marx’s House Is the Mecca of the Chinese Tourist Class – Richard Bernstein

From the New York Times (link): Karl Marx‘s birthplace is a stately three-story house that has been a fixture of this ancient town on the Mosel River since it was built in 1727. What is changing are the large groups that visit almost every day from China, one of the few countries in the world […]

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